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  • In Illinois, uninsured women now waiting for mammograms

    In Illinois, uninsured women now waiting for mammograms
    Laurie Linke is due for a screening mammogram, but she might not get one anytime soon. After filling out forms that qualified her for a state program for uninsured women, she was placed on a waiting list. Linke was counting on getting a free mammogram...
  • Some pediatricians taking stand for vaccine program

    Some pediatricians taking stand for vaccine program
    A small but growing number of parents think vaccines against childhood diseases are unsafe and are refusing or delaying shots for their children, despite the discrediting of a medical study linking vaccines and autism that stirred alarm. Ground zero in...
  • Low vaccination rates in some schools raise outbreak risks

    Low vaccination rates in some schools raise outbreak risks
    Clusters of children without their required vaccinations in about 200 Illinois schools are raising the chances of school-based outbreaks of serious preventable diseases such as measles and whooping cough, a Tribune analysis of state data has found. The...
  • Theft of veterans' plaques (sad but true) could be federal crime

     
    Veterans memorials: Responding to a rash of thefts of plaques from veterans memorials, Congressman Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) has introduced legislation to make the theft a federal crime....
  • Can e-books cause insomnia?

    Experts will field questions on common sleep mistakes. Myth: Watching TV in my bedroom and working on my laptop in bed helps me wind down and fall asleep.   Fact: Doing work, watching TV and using the computer, both close to bedtime and especially in...
  • Best Lunch

    Best Lunch
    1st) Garden Catering “We’re a family-run business,” says Tina Carpenteri. “Coming into our stores is like walking into a friend’s home.” The daughter of Frank Carpenteri, Sr. (who has run Garden Catering since 1991 and...
  • Conn. Toddler Rescued From River, Dies In Hospital

    Conn. Toddler Rescued From River, Dies In Hospital
    A toddler who was miraculously found alive more than an hour after falling into a rushing river, died Wednesday around 6 p.m. The boy, identified as 1-year-old Thomas Chisholm, was transported to Bridgeport Hospital where he was listed in critical...
  • Clown-O-Meter: 9/1/11

    Clown-O-Meter:  9/1/11
    Justice is served: Michael Andes allegedly parked his car in a handicapped space in Shelton without a handicapped permit and called the police to report it, apparently to show that they were not enforcing parking laws. He reportedly called the...
  • Developer's Family Sues Over Retroactive Estate Tax; Attorneys Told Brainard He Had No Chance

    When wealthy developer Monty Blakeman died in April, his heirs knew they would inherit his multimillion-dollar estate. What they didn't know was that the state legislature on May 4 — only 11 days after Blakeman's death — would increase the...
  • The Best of Fairfield County Readers' Poll: Our Annual Tradition

    If you’ve ever voted in one of our Best of Fairfield County polls you know how winning businesses are chosen in our annual contest. Unless you work here, you probably don’t know where the process goes after that. Well, I’ll tell you....
  • Virginia Tech, U.Va. recruits rate in wrestling

    Virginia and Virginia Tech both landed top-10 recruiting classes, according to Wrestling Insider Newsmagazine. WIN ranked the Cavaliers' class eighth, the Hokies' ninth among all Division I programs. Virginia's class features three-time state champ Joe...
  • Tex-Mex Not An Option At Authentic Oaxaca Kitchen

    Tex-Mex Not An Option At Authentic Oaxaca Kitchen
    In the southern half of the state, Prasad Chirnomula's name is synonymous with upscale Indian cuisine. As the owner of five Thali restaurants in New Haven and Fairfield County, he understands why his latest spot, Oaxaca Kitchen, has garnered a lot of...